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parchment versus wax paper

are they both the same thing? the wax paper I have says "microwave safe", but nothing about being oven safe....


Asked by Owl_Feather at 7:37 AM on Dec. 29, 2009 in Food & Drink

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Answers (3)
  • Do not put wax paper in the oven! If a recipe calls for parchment paper and you don't have any, just spray the pan really well with cooking spray.

    Answer by ABPeterson at 7:46 AM on Dec. 29, 2009

  • There's a difference. You don't want to put wax paper in your oven.

    Answer by sailorwifenmom at 7:43 AM on Dec. 29, 2009

  • ok! Yes...WAX paper...has WAX....soooo yeah distaster anyone? lol now I feel silly asking this! It's common sense! thanks ladies!

    Answer by Owl_Feather at 8:01 AM on Dec. 29, 2009